The business partners behind thexCraft drone company out of Idaho have the ideal "Shark Tank" appearance in episode 5 of season 7.
Founder, president, and CEO JD Claridge and board member Charles Manning step into the Tank seeking $500,000 for 20% equity and walk out with $1.5 million for 25% and Mark Cuban, Daymond John, Kevin O'Leary, Lori Greiner, and Robert Herjavec as investors.
Claridge, an aerospace engineer, founded xCraft in 2014 and recruited Manning, CEO of mobile analytics firm Kochava, to help him build the business-end of the company, VentureBeat reports.
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I saw them in the show the other day.
Entrepreneurs just like many of you,